American novelist, author, poet, playwright, and art collector. Helped to shape the artistic movement ‘Avant Garde’ in Paris.
Journalist, critic, editor, translator, and women's and civil rights advocate. The first female book reviewer in the US.
Tony Award-winning playwright, performer, and feminist activist. The founder of the V-Day movement, best known as the writer of the play The Vagina Monologues.
A novelist, poet, and social activist. The first African-American woman to be awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
A Canadian author, best known for her Anne of Green Gables novel series.
The organizer of the first group of Girl Guides of Canada.
An award-winning poet, novelist, essayist, teacher, and environmental activist.
Pulitzer Prize-winner novelist and journalist, the author of the novel “Gone with the Wind.”
A French writer, social theorist, political activist, and existentialist philosopher who laid the foundation of the 20th-century feminist movement.
One of the most known Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Wrote a diary in which she documented her life in hiding during the German occupation of the Netherlands.